kwen- / Indo-European roots

Examples of words with the root kwen-: housel.

kwen-

Holy.

Oldest form *k̑wen-, becoming *kwen- in centum languages. Suffixed zero-grade form *kwn̥-s-lo-. housel from Old English hūsl, hūsel, sacrifice, Eucharist, from Germanic *hunslam.

[Pokorny *k̑u̯en- 630.]



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